The Woman in the Window. 1944. USA. Directed by Fritz Lang. Screenplay by Nunnally Johnson, based on the novel by J. H. Wallis. With Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Raymond Massey. 35mm. 104 min.
The little-seen companion piece to Fritz Lang’s classic Scarlet Street finds Edward G. Robinson as a professor of psychology whose id is unleashed when he is struck by the portrait of a mysterious woman (Joan Bennett) in a gallery window. Restored from the original camera negative by The Library of Congress. Courtesy of Park Circus.